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Jasper triangular prism

Period:
Middle Minoan III
Date:
ca. 1750–1600 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Jasper
Dimensions:
L. 1.63 cm; W. of each side 0.95 cm
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Bequest of Richard B. Seager, 1926
Accession Number:
26.31.115
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Two goats; dog and bull's head; man with two pithoi.
Kenna, Victor E.G. 1972. Nordamerika I: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Corpus der Minoiwschen und Mykenischen Siegel, Vol. 12. no. 94, pp. 157-58, Berlin: Gebr. Mann.

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